Here is a selected list of my publications.

  1. Yihui Xie (2013) Dynamic Documents with R and knitr. Chapman and Hall/CRC. ISBN 978-1482203530
  2. Yihui Xie (2013) knitr: A Comprehensive Tool for Reproducible Research in R. In Victoria Stodden, Friedrich Leisch and Roger D. Peng, editors, Implementing Reproducible Computational Research. Chapman and Hall/CRC. ISBN 978-1466561595
  3. Yihui Xie (2013) animation: An R Package for Creating Animations and Demonstrating Statistical Methods, Journal of Statistical Software (accepted; draft manuscript)
  4. Yihui Xie (2012) Making Reproducible Research Enjoyable, ICSA Bulletin, 24 (2), 89-90. URL:
  5. Yihui Xie (2012) Turn Research into Fun, and Vice Versa, ICSA Bulletin, 24 (1), 25-28. URL:
  6. Yihui Xie and Xiaoyue Cheng (2008) animation: A Package for Statistical Animations, R News, 8 (2). URL: